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Visiter Savannah en Georgie, la belle du Vieux Sud américain

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50 Things to Do in the U.S. Before You Die

Savannah is one of the most beautiful cities in the South, with Spanish moss and porched houses around every turn. Yet there's no denying the town's eeriness—even daytime tours point out the deaths that allegedly occurred at mansions as you pass by. Take one of the many available ghost tours at night to see some of the creepier spots, like Colonial Park Cemetery, Bonaventure Cemetery (a setting for the book and film Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil), and the Mercer Williams house…

Bonaventure Cemetery. Savannah, Georgia This is the grave of Johnny Mercer who wrote, "Moon River" and a whole lot more.


The Shell Girl Bonaventure Cemetery Savannah Georgia This iconic marble sculpture adorns the final resting place of George Johnson Baldwin and Lucy Harvie Baldwin. The alcove surrounding it contains the verse from St. Mark 10:15: Verily I Say Unto You Whosoever Shall Not Receive the Kingdom of God As a Little Child He Shall Not Enter Therein. In Christian iconography the seashell and more specifically the scallop is a symbol for Baptism. ( Dawna Moore…

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Bonaventure Cemetery

Bonaventure Cemetery was developed on the historically-significant site of Bonaventure Plantation. The peaceful setting rests on a scenic bluff of the Wilmington River, east of Savannah. The site was purchased for a private cemetery in 1846 and became a public cemetery in 1907. Citizens and others can still purchase interment rights in Bonaventure. This charming site has been a world famous tourist destination for more than 150 years due to the old tree-lined roadways, the many notable…

Bonaventure Cemetery, Savannah Georgia


Twins - probably some sort of disaster. Bonaventure Cemetery, Savannah, GA. Photo by Dick Bjornseth


Bonaventure Cemetery, Savannah, GA. photo by Dick Bjornseth

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Sights to See in Savannah Georgia

Things to do and sights to see in Savannah, GA. From trolley tours of historic Savannah, to points around Savannah, like Tybee Island, Wormsloe Historic Site and Bonaventure Cemetery. A must read if you’re planning a first visit to Savannah, Georgia.


My moms childhood home was on Bonaventure Drive in Savanah, GA. The Bonaventure Cemetery was in her back yard. It was quite a spooky adventure walking amidst the mausoleums & spanish moss covered oak trees during our many summer vacations. My grandparents are buried here.